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U.S. Army soldiers take up a position during a patrol in Baghdad in 2007. The U.S. has been waging war nonstop for 15 years since the Sept. 11 attacks. Despite the protracted conflicts and disappointing results, U.S. involvement in multiple wars appears set to continue for years to come. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Members of the American Widow Project cheer at the end of an annual event in San Diego. The organization's mission is to help heal and empower participants. Courtesy of Erin Dructor hide caption

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Moving On: Project Helps War Widows Recover

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